Academics

Program At-a-Glance

Program Format: 42 Credits
Core Credits: 30
Elective Credits: 12

Full-Time and Part-Time Formats: Students can pursue the MRED program in either a full-time or part-time format. Full-time students complete the program in three semesters (12 months), and part-time students complete the program in four or more semesters (15+ months). Both formats are designed to meet the needs needs of working students. All necessary classes are offered in the evening so students can keep their full-time jobs.

Class Availability: MRED courses are offered primarily in the evenings. A limited number of daytime electives are available.  Once admitted, we recommend making an appointment with the MRED academic advisor to map out a course of study that will match your needs with class schedules.

Master of Science Requirement: MRED students must complete a capstone project to satisfy the  degree requirements. A master’s thesis is not required.

Enrollment Options: Fall and Spring semesters

 

Dual Degrees
MRED / Master of City and Metropolitan Planning

The MRED/MCMP program is designed for students who are seeking to combine the planning and development professions. The dual degree provides graduates with broader employment options after graduation and throughout their careers. Graduates may pursue positions in public (federal, state and local level), private, or nonprofit planning, and/or development agencies.

To apply for the MRED/MCMP dual-degree , you will need to submit a separate application for each program.

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MRED / Master of Architecture

The MRED/MArch program is designed for students who are seeking to combine the design and development professions. The MRED/MArch dual degree is designed to accelerate professional preparation in both architecture and development, and to provide students a platform for quickly understanding how changes in design and development affect their professional activities.

To apply for the MRED/MArch dual-degree , you will need to submit a separate application for each program.

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MRED / Juris Doctor

The MRED/JD dual degree provides graduates with broad employment options after graduation and throughout their careers. Graduates may pursue positions in public (federal, state and local level), private, or nonprofit sectors, and/or in development agencies.

To apply for the MRED/JD dual-degree , you will need to submit a separate application for each program.

Start your Juris Doctor application

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